The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 424 553 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.96% 5.95% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 7.68% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 328 325
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £236 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £52.63 £17.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.47% -35.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £16.65 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £132.10 £24.10 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -6 125 £400 - 21
Hampshire +19 120 £375 - 23
Surrey -15 57 £425 +6.25% 21
Buckinghamshire -16 52 £388 +3.33% 8
Oxfordshire -11 37 £394 -4.54% 10
West Sussex -7 15 £375 -9.09% 2
East Sussex -6 5 £319 -29.16% 2
Sussex - 4 - -
Middlesex -9 3 £478 +6.11%
Kent -19 2 £250 -41.52% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 556 (60.90%) Project Management
2 289 (31.65%) Finance
3 231 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 228 (24.97%) ITIL
5 203 (22.23%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 172 (18.84%) PMI Certification
7 144 (15.77%) Telecoms
8 132 (14.46%) PMP
9 127 (13.91%) MS Excel
10 126 (13.80%) MS Project
11 121 (13.25%) Security Cleared
12 109 (11.94%) Change Management
13 108 (11.83%) Microsoft
14 104 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 97 (10.62%) SC Cleared
16 92 (10.08%) Programme Management
17 85 (9.31%) Oracle
18 82 (8.98%) Migration
18 82 (8.98%) Project Planning
19 80 (8.76%) MS Office
20 77 (8.43%) Risk Management
21 70 (7.67%) Data Centre
22 69 (7.56%) Waterfall
23 67 (7.34%) APMP
24 66 (7.23%) Degree
24 66 (7.23%) SharePoint
25 59 (6.46%) PMI
26 58 (6.35%) Windows
27 55 (6.02%) Business Intelligence

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.66%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.55%) SAS
4 5 (0.55%) TPMS
5 4 (0.44%) Confluence
5 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.33%) IIS
6 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.22%) CMS
7 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.22%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.22%) Lync
8 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.11%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) MTS
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 127 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 126 (13.80%) MS Project
3 80 (8.76%) MS Office
4 52 (5.70%) MS Visio
5 45 (4.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.55%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.33%) Maya
9 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.77%) Eagle PACE
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.66%) Primavera
3 6 (0.66%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.55%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.33%) Infor LN
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.22%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.22%) Minerva
7 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.11%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.85%) Office 365
2 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.66%) SaaS
4 5 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.33%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.60%) LAN
2 39 (4.27%) WAN
3 26 (2.85%) Wi-Fi
4 22 (2.41%) Firewall
5 13 (1.42%) Internet
5 13 (1.42%) LTE
5 13 (1.42%) VPN
6 11 (1.20%) MPLS
6 11 (1.20%) Wireless
7 10 (1.10%) Network Security
8 9 (0.99%) 3G
8 9 (0.99%) 4G
8 9 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (0.99%) VoLTE
9 8 (0.88%) DNS
9 8 (0.88%) SAN
10 7 (0.77%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.66%) Broadband
11 6 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 5 (0.55%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.42%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.77%) Big Data
6 7 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.33%) GIS
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.22%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (0.22%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (2.19%) JIRA
2 3 (0.33%) Introscope
2 3 (0.33%) JProfiler
2 3 (0.33%) Toad
3 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.22%) ERwin
3 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.22%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.22%) Selenium
3 2 (0.22%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (0.22%) WatiN
3 2 (0.22%) WATIR
4 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.11%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.11%) Xcode
General
1 289 (31.65%) Finance
2 144 (15.77%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.27%) Marketing
4 33 (3.61%) Retail
5 23 (2.52%) Banking
6 20 (2.19%) Automotive
6 20 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.08%) Electronics
8 17 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.42%) Legal
10 11 (1.20%) Billing
11 10 (1.10%) Publishing
12 9 (0.99%) Local Government
13 8 (0.88%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.77%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.66%) Front Office
15 6 (0.66%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.33%) Advertising
17 2 (0.22%) Back Office
17 2 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 538 (58.93%) Project Manager
2 123 (13.47%) Analyst
3 79 (8.65%) Infrastructure Manager
4 75 (8.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 72 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 64 (7.01%) IT Project Manager
7 57 (6.24%) Technical Manager
8 56 (6.13%) Senior Manager
9 54 (5.91%) Senior Project Manager
10 52 (5.70%) Business Analyst
11 49 (5.37%) Technical Project Manager
12 48 (5.26%) Programme Manager
13 38 (4.16%) Coordinator
14 34 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 27 (2.96%) PMO Manager
16 24 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
16 24 (2.63%) Service Manager
16 24 (2.63%) Telecoms Manager
17 23 (2.52%) Software Project Manager
18 22 (2.41%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.99%) .NET
2 8 (0.88%) Middleware
3 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.44%) WAP
4 3 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.33%) Web Services
5 2 (0.22%) JDBC
5 2 (0.22%) Leaflet
5 2 (0.22%) Velocity
6 1 (0.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.11%) CSS
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) J2EE
6 1 (0.11%) jQuery
6 1 (0.11%) Mason
6 1 (0.11%) ODBC
6 1 (0.11%) Struts
6 1 (0.11%) WCF
6 1 (0.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.67%) Data Centre
2 59 (6.46%) PMI
3 46 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 45 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.08%) NHS
6 13 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.31%) Smart Meter
8 11 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.20%) Life Science
9 9 (0.99%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.77%) FMCG
11 6 (0.66%) Handset
11 6 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (0.55%) CMDB
12 5 (0.55%) Informatics
12 5 (0.55%) Statistics
12 5 (0.55%) User Experience
12 5 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (6.35%) Windows
2 21 (2.30%) Linux
3 17 (1.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.42%) AIX
6 7 (0.77%) Unix
6 7 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.66%) Solaris
8 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.22%) Android
10 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) pSOS
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (60.90%) Project Management
2 231 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 228 (24.97%) ITIL
4 203 (22.23%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (11.94%) Change Management
6 92 (10.08%) Programme Management
7 82 (8.98%) Migration
7 82 (8.98%) Project Planning
8 77 (8.43%) Risk Management
9 69 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 55 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (5.59%) Change Control
12 47 (5.15%) Scrum
13 46 (5.04%) Business Analysis
13 46 (5.04%) PRINCE
14 45 (4.93%) ITIL V3
14 45 (4.93%) Service Delivery
15 39 (4.27%) SDLC
16 33 (3.61%) Project Governance
16 33 (3.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.15%) SQL
2 17 (1.86%) C
3 8 (0.88%) Java
4 5 (0.55%) C#
4 5 (0.55%) VB
5 4 (0.44%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.33%) C++
7 2 (0.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.11%) ABAP
8 1 (0.11%) AWK
8 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.11%) Korn
8 1 (0.11%) sed
8 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 172 (18.84%) PMI Certification
1 172 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 132 (14.46%) PMP
3 121 (13.25%) Security Cleared
4 104 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 97 (10.62%) SC Cleared
6 67 (7.34%) APMP
7 66 (7.23%) Degree
8 43 (4.71%) DV Cleared
9 39 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (3.07%) ISEB
11 14 (1.53%) HND
12 10 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.99%) HNC
14 8 (0.88%) CISM
14 8 (0.88%) CISSP
15 7 (0.77%) CCNA
15 7 (0.77%) MCSE
16 5 (0.55%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.07%) QA
2 24 (2.63%) SLA
3 10 (1.10%) P3O
3 10 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.88%) PMBOK
6 7 (0.77%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.77%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.66%) GxP
7 6 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.44%) COBIT
8 4 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.33%) GAAP
9 3 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.33%) ISO27005
9 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.11%) GAMP
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.33%) vSphere
4 3 (0.33%) XenApp
5 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (0.88%) SCCM
2 4 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.33%) nmon
3 3 (0.33%) SCOM
4 2 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.22%) DameWare
5 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.11%) OPNET
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 85 (9.31%) Oracle
3 51 (5.59%) SAP
4 27 (2.96%) Cisco
5 24 (2.63%) VMware
6 16 (1.75%) Citrix
7 15 (1.64%) Remedy
8 12 (1.31%) Amdocs
8 12 (1.31%) Ericsson
8 12 (1.31%) HP
9 10 (1.10%) IBM
9 10 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.77%) CheckPoint
10 7 (0.77%) Nokia
10 7 (0.77%) Vermilion
11 6 (0.66%) BMC
12 5 (0.55%) Adobe
12 5 (0.55%) NetApp
12 5 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.55%) Sun
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £270 - £290 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £225.00 - £275 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago